About Me

  • United Kingdom
  • Joined over 2 years ago
  • philosophy, journalism, website translation, literature, computers (software)
  • CafeTran
  • ProZ.com | TranslatorsCafé
  • PayPal, Stripe, Wire transfer
  • United Kingdom Pound (GBP - £)
  • saker falcon, леса, ГЭФ, балобанов, монастыря, камлания, spirits, kam
Native language:
English

$0.10 to $0.15/ word*

$25 to $100/ hour*

12 years resident in Russia. Expert in Altai region, Siberia. Most exciting tasks to date: United Nations Altai-Sayan biodiversity conservation project; books on indigenous spiritual wisdom (available on Amazon). Longest client contract: 12 yrs at SB Russian Academy of Sciences. + Church Slavonic.

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My Experience

Experience

10 yrs.

Education

  • 1996 MA/MS at Cambridge University

Memberships

  • Translators Without Borders (Joined: 2016)

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Recent Articles

  • What the shaman saw

    Altai Pilgrim by Joanna | Feb 06, 2017

    Photo: Interpreting on an ecological expedition in the Altai Republic I graduated from Cambridge University with the firm belief that I would never be good enough at Russian to become a translator....

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    Altai Pilgrim by Joanna | Feb 04, 2017

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  • Meet the translator No.19

    Altai Pilgrim by Joanna | Jan 24, 2017

    Any Language translation agency recently featured Altai Pilgrim on their ‘meet the translator’ page with a mini interview in Russian. How many books have you read in translation? Les Miserables per...

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Siberian shamanism 1

Russian to English

Term Concepts: 35


Contains terms relating to the shamanic traditions of Siberia.


Recent Activity

Loaded 8 translation units
in the fields of culture, anthropology and academic

Language pair: Russian to English

Aug 15, 2016

Loaded 2,875 translation units
in the field of philosophy

Language: Russian

Jul 25, 2016

Loaded 2,781 translation units
in the field of philosophy

Language pair: Russian to English

Jul 25, 2016

Loaded 32 term concepts
in the fields of anthropology, culture and philosophy

Language pair: Russian to English

Jun 11, 2016

Loaded 47 translation units
in the fields of anthropology, culture and philosophy

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Jun 11, 2016
#nowxl8ing at 1:12 PM on 26 Jun 2018 from ProZ.com

Translating a 40 000 word book on popular philosophy.

Jun 26, 2018
#nowxl8ing at 8:17 AM on 6 Apr 2018 from ProZ.com

Editing the second book in a trilogy - genre erotic fiction. I thought the plot would be dull and copied from other bestsellers in the genre but I was wrong! It's actually very entertaining! Russian to English, 88000 words.

Apr 06, 2018
#nowxl8ing at 10:16 AM on 26 Sep 2017 from CafeTran Espresso

Blog article for an author whose book I translated last year. One of the few authors I have translated for, who has managed to successfully market their self-published book.

  • Russian English
  • 585 words
Sep 26, 2017
#nowxl8ing at 11:53 AM on 21 Sep 2017 from CafeTran Espresso

Test translation for a fantasy novel ... loving the visual descriptions!

  • Russian English
  • 615 words
Sep 21, 2017
#nowxl8ing at 12:45 PM on 20 Sep 2017 from ProZ.com

Just finished an article on winter holiday locations for an inflight magazine, 1,036 words.

Sep 20, 2017
#nowxl8ing at 12:52 PM on 5 Sep 2017 from CafeTran Espresso

Composing a letter inviting commercial collaboration between specialists in the UK and Russia. Transcreation is nowhere more imperative than in advertising.

  • Russian English
  • 390 words
Sep 05, 2017